The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATG over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ATG (Art Technology Group).

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ATG
Rank 449 397 468
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +71
Contract jobs citing ATG 130 155 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.32% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 0.68% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 82 59
Average daily rate
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£525 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £376 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £438 £433
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23042 22701 24966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 46.02% 46.76% 46.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13170 12893 13092
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 1038 1277
Average hourly rate £18.48 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.23% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Daily Rate Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATG across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

ATG Daily Rate Histogram in England

ATG
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Hourly Rate Trend in England

ATG
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 87 £525 +5.00% 20
West Midlands - 20 - - 2
South East -16 10 £450 +2.85% 1
Yorkshire - 6 - -
East of England -17 3 £450 - 2
East Midlands +8 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
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ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG.

1 246 (83.96%) E-Commerce
2 188 (64.16%) Retail
3 128 (43.69%) Java
4 122 (41.64%) Oracle
5 89 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (29.35%) J2EE
7 80 (27.30%) Endeca
8 62 (21.16%) Scrum
8 62 (21.16%) HTML
8 62 (21.16%) XML
8 62 (21.16%) Linux
8 62 (21.16%) JBoss
9 60 (20.48%) Web Services
10 59 (20.14%) Subversion
11 57 (19.45%) Content Management
12 56 (19.11%) WebLogic
13 54 (18.43%) SOAP
13 54 (18.43%) hybris
14 53 (18.09%) Ant
15 52 (17.75%) WebSphere
16 50 (17.06%) iPad
17 45 (15.36%) RESTful
18 43 (14.68%) XSD
19 42 (14.33%) Maven
19 42 (14.33%) TDD
19 42 (14.33%) Waterfall
20 41 (13.99%) UML
21 40 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
22 39 (13.31%) Groovy
22 39 (13.31%) Perforce

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (19.11%) WebLogic
2 52 (17.75%) WebSphere
3 27 (9.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 25 (8.53%) Apache
5 15 (5.12%) CMS
6 13 (4.44%) Adobe CQ
7 8 (2.73%) Mule
7 8 (2.73%) Apache Solr
7 8 (2.73%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (2.73%) MQSeries
8 7 (2.39%) SharePoint
8 7 (2.39%) ATG Dynamo
9 6 (2.05%) WebLogic Portal
10 5 (1.71%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.71%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (1.37%) Commerce Server
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Mingle
2 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.73%) Tridion
2 4 (1.37%) Magento
3 3 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.17%) Internet
2 8 (2.73%) HTTP
3 7 (2.39%) SSL
3 7 (2.39%) DNS
4 5 (1.71%) SAN
5 3 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.75%) Relational Database
2 9 (3.07%) DB2
3 8 (2.73%) RDBMS
4 7 (2.39%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.39%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.68%) MySQL
7 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.34%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 59 (20.14%) Subversion
2 53 (18.09%) Ant
3 42 (14.33%) Maven
4 18 (6.14%) Eclipse
5 13 (4.44%) JUnit
6 10 (3.41%) WebDriver
6 10 (3.41%) JIRA
6 10 (3.41%) Selenium
7 9 (3.07%) Git (software)
7 9 (3.07%) Bower
7 9 (3.07%) Grunt
8 8 (2.73%) Log4j
8 8 (2.73%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 7 (2.39%) Introscope
10 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.68%) TestNG
10 2 (0.68%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (0.34%) JDeveloper
11 1 (0.34%) Jtest
General
1 188 (64.16%) Retail
2 17 (5.80%) Finance
3 11 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.05%) Marketing
6 3 (1.02%) Electronics
6 3 (1.02%) Advertising
7 2 (0.68%) French Language
7 2 (0.68%) Banking
7 2 (0.68%) Publishing
7 2 (0.68%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 125 (42.66%) Developer
2 60 (20.48%) Analyst
3 50 (17.06%) Architect
4 49 (16.72%) Business Analyst
5 19 (6.48%) Solutions Architect
6 18 (6.14%) Java Developer
7 17 (5.80%) Agile Business Analyst
8 16 (5.46%) Consultant
9 12 (4.10%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 10 (3.41%) Designer
10 10 (3.41%) Front-End Developer
10 10 (3.41%) Test Analyst
11 9 (3.07%) Project Manager
12 8 (2.73%) Agile Test Analyst
12 8 (2.73%) Technical Test Analyst
12 8 (2.73%) Technical Analyst
12 8 (2.73%) Administrator
13 7 (2.39%) Technical Architect
13 7 (2.39%) Oracle Developer
14 6 (2.05%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (29.35%) J2EE
2 62 (21.16%) HTML
2 62 (21.16%) XML
3 60 (20.48%) Web Services
4 54 (18.43%) SOAP
5 45 (15.36%) RESTful
6 43 (14.68%) XSD
7 39 (13.31%) WSDL
7 39 (13.31%) XSL
8 32 (10.92%) JSP
9 21 (7.17%) Struts
10 19 (6.48%) Servlets
10 19 (6.48%) Spring
10 19 (6.48%) jQuery
11 18 (6.14%) JSTL
11 18 (6.14%) CSS
12 16 (5.46%) JDBC
12 16 (5.46%) XSLT
12 16 (5.46%) JMS
13 15 (5.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.06%) iPad
2 39 (13.31%) Social Media
3 8 (2.73%) Web 2.0
4 6 (2.05%) PKI
5 4 (1.37%) W3C
6 3 (1.02%) DTV
6 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.02%) Firmware
6 3 (1.02%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.02%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.68%) Open Source
7 2 (0.68%) Clustering
8 1 (0.34%) NHS
8 1 (0.34%) IPTV
8 1 (0.34%) FMCG
8 1 (0.34%) iPhone
8 1 (0.34%) Online Games
8 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 62 (21.16%) Linux
2 21 (7.17%) UNIX
3 13 (4.44%) Solaris
4 8 (2.73%) HPUX
5 7 (2.39%) Nucleus RTOS
6 5 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Android
7 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (83.96%) E-Commerce
2 89 (30.38%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (21.16%) Scrum
4 57 (19.45%) Content Management
5 42 (14.33%) TDD
5 42 (14.33%) Waterfall
6 41 (13.99%) UML
7 40 (13.65%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (13.31%) ERP
9 25 (8.53%) OO
10 24 (8.19%) Workflow
11 22 (7.51%) CRM
12 16 (5.46%) Data Modelling
12 16 (5.46%) B2C
12 16 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (4.78%) Business Analysis
13 14 (4.78%) SOA
14 12 (4.10%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (3.75%) Web Development
15 11 (3.75%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 128 (43.69%) Java
2 39 (13.31%) Groovy
3 28 (9.56%) JavaScript
4 18 (6.14%) SQL
5 17 (5.80%) Perl
6 9 (3.07%) Python
7 8 (2.73%) Bash Shell
7 8 (2.73%) XPath
7 8 (2.73%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.39%) Jython
9 2 (0.68%) Ruby
9 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (3.41%) ISTQB
1 10 (3.41%) ISEB
2 6 (2.05%) Degree
3 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.34%) PMP
4 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.41%) QA
2 5 (1.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.05%) OpenSSO
1 6 (2.05%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.34%) Nagios
3 1 (0.34%) Cacti
3 1 (0.34%) Puppet
3 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 122 (41.64%) Oracle
2 80 (27.30%) Endeca
3 62 (21.16%) JBoss
4 54 (18.43%) hybris
5 39 (13.31%) Perforce
6 33 (11.26%) IBM
7 16 (5.46%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (4.78%) Demandware
9 12 (4.10%) Elastic Path
10 9 (3.07%) SAP
11 8 (2.73%) Blue Martini
11 8 (2.73%) Interwoven
12 7 (2.39%) BEA
12 7 (2.39%) Adobe
13 5 (1.71%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.37%) Intershop
15 3 (1.02%) HP
16 2 (0.68%) Venda
17 1 (0.34%) Retek
17 1 (0.34%) Microsoft
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